The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Certification in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Certification over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certification
Rank 573 539 565
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +26
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 31 48 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.091% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.53% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 23
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£450 £345 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £269 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £318 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.66% -9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.75 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11347 9077 10257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.55% 17.19% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6270 5099 5335
Average daily rate £379 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 474 414 612
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.55 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -17.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Oracle Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK.

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Certification
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK.

Oracle Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -40 29 £450 +30.43% 23
London +15 20 £450 +12.50% 7
City of London +30 7 £450 +16.88% 2
West Yorkshire - 3 £425 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £425 - 4
West Midlands -18 2 £300 -5.51%
East Midlands +4 1 £350 +9.37%
Leeds - 1 £425 - 1
East of England - 1 - - 3
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 3
Watford - 1 - - 3
York - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
East Kilbride - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 2
Kent - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - - 1

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Certification.

1 64 (98.46%) Oracle
2 38 (58.46%) Oracle Database
3 30 (46.15%) SQL
4 26 (40.00%) OCP
5 24 (36.92%) Linux
6 23 (35.38%) Oracle RAC
7 22 (33.85%) ITIL
7 22 (33.85%) Oracle Database 10g
8 21 (32.31%) Finance
9 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 19 (29.23%) Windows
10 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
11 18 (27.69%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (26.15%) Oracle RMAN
12 17 (26.15%) Data Guard
13 16 (24.62%) Replication
14 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
15 14 (21.54%) Oracle Database 11g
15 14 (21.54%) UNIX
15 14 (21.54%) Oracle EBS
16 13 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
17 12 (18.46%) HP
17 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
17 12 (18.46%) Degree
17 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
17 12 (18.46%) Manufacturing
18 11 (16.92%) Service Management
18 11 (16.92%) PL/SQL
19 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
19 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.23%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.69%) Apache
3 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.15%) IIS
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.54%) Drupal
5 1 (1.54%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.54%) Jetty
5 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.54%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.54%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.54%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle Assets
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 9 (13.85%) Oracle Receivables
4 8 (12.31%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (3.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) LDAP
2 4 (6.15%) SAN
2 4 (6.15%) Firewall
3 2 (3.08%) DHCP
3 2 (3.08%) FTP
3 2 (3.08%) DNS
4 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (58.46%) Oracle Database
2 22 (33.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
4 14 (21.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (13.85%) Relational Database
7 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (12.31%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (12.31%) RDBMS
8 6 (9.23%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (7.69%) MySQL
9 5 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (6.15%) VLDB
11 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (3.08%) DataStage
12 2 (3.08%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (3.08%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) JUnit
1 3 (4.62%) Toad
1 3 (4.62%) ClearQuest
1 3 (4.62%) Maven
2 2 (3.08%) Hudson
2 2 (3.08%) Artifactory
2 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.08%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.08%) Ant
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
3 1 (1.54%) MSI
3 1 (1.54%) VisualVM
General
1 21 (32.31%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Manufacturing
3 10 (15.38%) General Ledger
4 3 (4.62%) Marketing
4 3 (4.62%) Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Publishing
5 2 (3.08%) Electronics
5 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.08%) Local Government
6 1 (1.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (47.69%) DBA
2 25 (38.46%) Oracle DBA
3 14 (21.54%) Administrator
4 11 (16.92%) Consultant
4 11 (16.92%) Oracle Consultant
5 9 (13.85%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 9 (13.85%) Functional Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) Developer
6 6 (9.23%) SQL DBA
7 4 (6.15%) Senior DBA
7 4 (6.15%) Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) Senior SQL DBA
8 3 (4.62%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 2 (3.08%) Database Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Linux Consultant
9 2 (3.08%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) XML
2 5 (7.69%) HTML
2 5 (7.69%) .NET
3 4 (6.15%) Hibernate
3 4 (6.15%) Spring
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Streams
4 3 (4.62%) Java EE
4 3 (4.62%) Web Services
4 3 (4.62%) JSP
4 3 (4.62%) Servlets
5 2 (3.08%) SOAP
5 2 (3.08%) Struts
5 2 (3.08%) J2EE
5 2 (3.08%) CSS
5 2 (3.08%) Spring MVC
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.54%) Apache CXF
6 1 (1.54%) REST
6 1 (1.54%) Vaadin
6 1 (1.54%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Replication
2 9 (13.85%) Clustering
3 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.08%) DTV
6 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.08%) PKI
6 2 (3.08%) Statistics
6 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.54%) DataPower
7 1 (1.54%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.54%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.92%) Linux
2 19 (29.23%) Windows
3 14 (21.54%) UNIX
4 8 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (9.23%) Solaris
6 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.62%) AIX
8 2 (3.08%) CentOS
9 1 (1.54%) Android
9 1 (1.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) ITIL
2 18 (27.69%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (16.92%) Service Management
5 10 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 9 (13.85%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
8 6 (9.23%) ITSM
8 6 (9.23%) Database Security
8 6 (9.23%) Database Tuning
8 6 (9.23%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.69%) Migration
10 4 (6.15%) OO
10 4 (6.15%) Cash Management
11 3 (4.62%) System Testing
11 3 (4.62%) Procure-to-pay
11 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.62%) UML
11 3 (4.62%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) SQL
2 11 (16.92%) PL/SQL
3 8 (12.31%) Java
4 7 (10.77%) Shell Script
4 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
5 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.23%) Perl
6 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.08%) Korn
6 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (40.00%) OCP
2 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
3 12 (18.46%) Degree
4 8 (12.31%) MCITP
4 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (9.23%) OCA
6 4 (6.15%) MCSA
6 4 (6.15%) IBM Certification
7 3 (4.62%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.62%) Sun Certification
8 2 (3.08%) RHCE
8 2 (3.08%) OCPJP
9 1 (1.54%) OCAJ
9 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.54%) MCDBA
9 1 (1.54%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 23 (35.38%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (26.15%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
4 5 (7.69%) vSphere
5 3 (4.62%) vCloud
5 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.62%) XenServer
5 3 (4.62%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.08%) MetaFrame
6 2 (3.08%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.54%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 17 (26.15%) Data Guard
2 7 (10.77%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle Statspack
4 4 (6.15%) NetBackup
5 3 (4.62%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.08%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (3.08%) SCCM
6 2 (3.08%) SCOM
6 2 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.54%) Opsview
Vendors
1 64 (98.46%) Oracle
2 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
3 12 (18.46%) HP
4 9 (13.85%) IBM
5 5 (7.69%) VMware
6 4 (6.15%) EMC
6 4 (6.15%) SAP
6 4 (6.15%) JBoss
7 3 (4.62%) Citrix
7 3 (4.62%) Symantec
7 3 (4.62%) Remedy
8 1 (1.54%) Sun
8 1 (1.54%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.54%) webMethods
8 1 (1.54%) Software AG
8 1 (1.54%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.54%) Veritas
8 1 (1.54%) Cognos
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago